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North Forsyth Switches to Bing

North Forsyth Switches to Bing

Jack Scott, Staff Writer

February 17, 2016


Filed under News, School, Showcase

North Forsyth High School’s computers have a new, unpleasant feature: the default search engine is Bing. Bing, considered to be Google’s incompetent opposite. The quality of Bing searches is widely thought to be simply inferior to the quality of Google searches. But is it really? I decided to conduct...

Apply to the Journalism Program!

Mrs. Smith, Adviser

January 27, 2016


Filed under News, School

Click here to download the application! Due to Mrs. Smith by February 29th. See her in room T1107 for more information!

Introducing North Forsyth’s New Faculty and Staff

Introducing North Forsyth’s New Faculty and Staff

Matthew McFadden, Staff Writer

November 2, 2015


Filed under News, School

Many changes have taken place at North since last May, including the addition of fifteen new teachers and counselors.  With such a large group of new faculty, it is very important for them to be introduced so that students can welcome them properly. Mrs. Garner teaches one sophomore and four freshman...

NFHS Theater season 2015-2016

NFHS Theater season 2015-2016

Megan Hoffman, Staff Writer

November 2, 2015


Filed under Local, News, School, Showcase

North Forsyth High School’s Drama Department’s season for this upcoming year is even more exciting than the past few years. The Advanced Musical Theater class is going to kick off the year with the musical “Frankenstein” in January, based off of Mary Shelley’s story written in 1818. This show...

NFHS Holds First Annual Clubapalooza

NFHS Holds First Annual Clubapalooza

Connor Tennies, Sports Editor

September 23, 2015


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On the 21st of August, Principal Cheney decided that NFHS should do an event that introduces clubs to freshmen and sophomores. This new event, called Clubapalooza, was a big success. Here at North we strive for students to take on extracurricular activities in order to pursue their interests and suppor...

Congratulations to 2015-2016 Student Officers

Congratulations to 2015-2016 Student Officers

Mrs. Smith, Adviser

September 18, 2015


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Congratulations to our 2015-2016 Student Officers: Freshmen: President – Haley Allison VP – Eliza Gazaway Treasurer – Patrick Griswold Sophomores: President – Conner Carroll VP – JoAnn Ahn Secretary – Brooke Dunford Treasurer – Bella Caracciolo Juniors: Pres...

One-on-One with Mr. Cheney

One-on-One with Mr. Cheney

Jack Kern, Staff Writer

September 17, 2015


Filed under News, School, Showcase

I recently conducted an interview with our new principal, Mr. Jeff Cheney, and I can say first-hand that he has a true passion for his job, a job that he fully understands. Mr. Cheney has had plenty of other jobs in the academic field as both a teacher and a principal, so we can rest assured that we...

Simple Charity Hosts Car Wash to Support Kenyans

Simple Charity Hosts Car Wash to Support Kenyans

JoAnn Ahn, Staff Writer

September 17, 2015


Filed under News, School, Showcase

On Saturday, August 22nd, Simple Charity hosted a car wash at Coal Mountain Elementary School as their first event of the school year.   Simple Charity is a Christian, student-led organization in Forsyth County that has a goal of raising $100,000 to eliminate global poverty by the end of May...

Meeting Mrs. Winkler

Meeting Mrs. Winkler

Rachel (Rae) Lee, Staff Writer

September 14, 2015


Filed under School, Showcase

This past week, I was able to sit down with one of our Assistant Principals, Mrs. Winkler, and speak with her about herself and her past. This interview was simply a way for the student body to meet North Forsyth High School’s brand new assistant principal. Mrs. Winkler is just like many of the students...

Speech Forensics: North Forsyth’s Newest Core Elective

Speech Forensics: North Forsyth’s Newest Core Elective

Natalie Wilson, Associative Editor

August 31, 2015


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Along with the many additions (good and bad) to North Forsyth this year, Mrs. McConnell introduces Speech Forensics, a class focused on turning students into better public speakers. Interested in her intentions for the course, Mrs. McConnell and I discussed how she plans to turn her students into great...

Introducing New Assistant Principal, Ms. Oliver

Introducing New Assistant Principal, Ms. Oliver

Tiffany Lovell, Staff Writer

August 31, 2015


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With many new attributes introduced at NFHS so comes our new assistant principal, Ms. Oliver. After being interviewed, she expressed her life story and voiced how excited she is about this upcoming year and many to come. Starting as an English teacher, working twelve years in Mississippi and eight...

NFHS Nurses receive dual enrollment awards

NFHS Nurses receive dual enrollment awards

Seth Anderson, Staff Writer

May 11, 2015


Filed under School, Showcase

This week we congratulate those who have worked hard towards a very honorable career choice. NFHS Nursing Assistants, who are dual enrolled with Lanier Tech, just received their pins and certificates this week after a year of hard, grueling work.  We look forward to seeing these young women shine in...

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